June 4th, 2012
Will Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic meet for a second straight year in the French Open semifinals?
June 2nd, 2012
Who’ll be winners Sunday as the men’s top half play their Sweet 16?
May 30th, 2012
“This is just the beginning for me,” said Venus, happy to be on the court again, and working toward a rankings eligibility to play the Olympics for the U.S. “Again. I have to be positive when I walk out on the court. I’m not playing under ideal circumstances but at the moment it’s about improving Olympic chances so I’ll deal with this somehow.”
January 17th, 2012
Unless you count the choking Sam Stosur, the story of the continued round one on Tuesday at the Australian Open was the far-away level of the top players compared to even the upper level of the rank and file.
October 26th, 2011
In her tenth try, Sam Stosur finally beats Maria Sharapova.
September 11th, 2011
“I’m so happy,” Williams said on court afterwards. “Especially with 9/11, to be an American and still in the tournament. I really want to play tomorrow on such a special day for America. It’s been such an arduous, long road. I can’t believe it.”
September 5th, 2011
“I think there’s a healthy jealousy going on right now, which is good,” Roddick said of the American success. “It’s only good to help. If Donald Young sees Ryan Harrison play well in the summer, he’s going to not want to fall behind. I think that’s what you saw with that golden generation is that they were able to push each other.”
August 14th, 2011
Best headline of the week from Canada’s National Post: “Anderson drops a piano on Murray at Rogers Cup”…
August 14th, 2011
Serena Willams, Novak Djokovic are the heavy favorites today to take home titles in Canada.
August 13th, 2011
The Western & Southern Open features 18 of the Top 20 women’s players, with seeds Caroline Wozniacki, Vera Zvonareva, Victoria Azarenka, Maria Sharapova, Li Na, Petra Kvitova, Francesca Schiavone, Marion Bartoli, Andrea Petkovic, Samantha Stosur, Agnieszka Radwanska, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Jelena Jankovic, Svetlana Kuznetsova, Ana Ivanovic, and Peng Shuai.
May 27th, 2011
Was the pressure too much for Wozniacki, the clear favorite once Clijsters lost, who is still searching for a first Slam title?
May 22nd, 2011
“I don’t think I have a big chance for the title here because I have never reached further than the third round in a Grand Slam, so we shouldn’t be talking here about winning a Grand Slam,” she said.
May 20th, 2011
Kim Clijsters is back from injury and seeded No. 2. It will be interesting to see if the Belgian can quickly up her game to the physical and mental rigors of the red clay. Clijsters will start against Belarus’ Anastasiya Yakimova, and is looking at a possible third-rounder against No. 25 seed Maria Kirilenko, and fourth round against No. 7 Maria Sharapova, facing a Russian “Maria” onslaught.
May 15th, 2011
Former No. 1 Maria Sharapova took a giant step back toward hanging with the big dogs.
May 13th, 2011
Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal are set on a Sunday final collision course.